A collection of Judaica raises suspicion among London dealers; Eric is arrested for theft. Connaught: Peter Jeffrey. Lovejoy: Ian McShane. Eric: Chris Jury. Lady Jane: Phyllis Logan. Tinker: Dudley Sutton.
Lovejoy's mentor (Dinsdale Landen), missing for seven years, returns to enlist him in a sting against a shady art dealer (Hans Koopman). Judy: Annie Lambert. Lady Jane: Phyllis Logan. Lovejoy: Ian McShane.
Eric shares his knowledge of antiques with a new assistant (Diane Parish), while an old debt puts Lovejoy at odds with Charlotte Cavendish (Caroline Langrishe). Lovejoy: Ian McShane. Eric: Chris Jury. Tinker: Dudley Sutton.
While Eric (Chris Jury) lends a hand at his uncle's pub, Lovejoy tries to sell an antique sideboard---and uncovers a smuggling racket. Warren Mitchell, Nicholas Le Prevost, Reece Dinsdale, Ian McShane, Dudley Sutton.
Lovejoy (Ian McShane) tries to get the upper hand on thieves who have been plundering antique shops. Florence: Liz Smith. Gimbert: Malcolm Tierney. Edwin: Ronald Pickup. Jane: Phyllis Logan. Tinker: Dudley Sutton.
Jane (Phyllis Logan) gets bad news that might signal the end of her relationship with Lovejoy; Tinker and Eric seek the perfect mirror for a dance studio. Frew: John Hallum. Smallman-Smith: Roger Lloyd Pack. Alexander: Pavel Douglas. Lovejoy: Ian McShane. Tinker: Dudley Sutton. Eric: Chris Jury.
The promise of obtaining a Celtic cross lures Lovejoy and a suspicious Charlotte (Caroline Langrishe) to Wales, where they encounter a group of shady individuals who are desperately pursuing the relic. Alan David, John Michie, Ian McShane, Dudley Sutton.
Lovejoy's stint as Santa at a children's hospital is interrupted when he and Eric must go to Prague in search of missing diamonds. But when things get rocky for the antiques dealer, Jane comes to help, and both wind up kidnapped by a nefarious art thief (Donald Pleasence). Jane: Phyllis Logan. Eric: Chris Jury. Dottie Mayhew: Dinah Sheridan.
When a valuable painting is stolen from Charlotte's house, all fingers point to Lovejoy (Ian McShane)---who's unable to recall his whereabouts on the evening of the theft. Anna Tabor: Joanna Kanska. Mark Tabor: Clive Russell. Gordon: Brian Protheroe. D.C. Hardwick: Eric Deacon. Charlotte: Caroline Langrishe.
A dangerous foe (John Castle) takes revenge on Lovejoy by kidnapping Charlotte and sending him on a wild-goose chase looking for clues to her whereabouts. Sam Cavendish: David Ryall. Foxy: Christopher Fairbank. Tinker: Dudley Sutton. Charlotte: Caroline Langrishe.
Part 1 of two. Lovejoy (Ian McShane) encounters distantrelatives when he travels to America in pursuit of artifacts stolen from an English lord (John Gielgud). Miss Lillian: Barbara Barrie. Rutherford: Ken Kercheval. Mary John: Kate Vernon. Officer Lemmon: Alex Van.
Conclusion. After arriving in America, Lovejoy tries to find out why his mendacious kin are obsessed with the "Lost Colony," a group of British colonists who vanished in the 1500s. Miss Lillian: Barbara Barrie. Mary John: Kate Vernon. Rutherford: Ken Kercheval.
Lovejoy and Lady Jane are commissioned to decorate a restaurant for Tinker's old army chum. Ian McShane, Phyllis Logan. Linden Walker: John Wells. May Walker: Eleanor Summerfield. Tinker: Dudley Sutton.
On his return from Spain, Lovejoy (Ian McShane) reunites with his business partners and meets the widow (Joanna Lumley) of a murdered Peruvian. Lady Jane: Phyllis Logan. Eric: Chris Jury. Tinker: Dudley Sutton. Pereira: James Faulkner. Lord Alexander Felsham: Pavel Douglas. Rimmer: Nigel Pegram.
When Lovejoy discovers hidden treasure, the race for the gold is on with the taxman and an axe-wielding criminal. Lady Jane: Phyllis Logan. Tinker: Dudley Sutton. Gimbert: Malcolm Tierney. Eric: Chris Jury.